Latest Cricket News Updates https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from 4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Thu 06 Oct 2022 India Breaks Record, Achieves Milestone Defeating South Africa in 2nd T20I https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/TmKqx3hLP3_drh-sevawcirc/india-breaks-record-achieves-milestone-defeating-south-africa-in-2nd-t20i.html Setting a high target of 238 for South Africa Saturday evening the Rohit & Co. won the 2nd T20 International by 16 runs with the lost of three wickets. Suryakumar Yadav, KL Rahul and Virat Kohli turned out the best performers with 61, 57 and 49 runs respectively at the Barsapara cricket stadium in Guwahati. India win Guwahati T20I despite David Miller ton, clinch series 2-0 https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Kyxw2Q7nZY_drh-sevawcirc/india-win-guwahati-t20i-despite-david-miller-ton-clinch-series-2-0.html India beat South Africa by 16 runs in the second T20I at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati on Sunday, October 2 to clinch the three-match series 2-0. In a high-scoring game, the Men in Blue were sent into bat after losing the toss. Suryakumar Yadav (61 off 22), KL Rahul (57 off 28) and Virat Kohli (49* off 28) played excellent knocks as India put up 237 for 3 on the board. Maiden call-ups for Rajat Patidar and Mukesh Kumar in India’s ODI squad for South Africa series https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/BnYb3Xesc6_drh-sevawcirc/maiden-call-ups-for-rajat-patidar-and-mukesh-kumar-in-indias-odi-squad-for-south-africa-series.html The All-India Senior Selection Committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has named Team India’s squad for the upcoming three-match one-day series against South Africa. Veteran opener Shikhar Dhawan will lead the team as main skipper Rohit Sharma will be on captaincy duties of T20I squad. The players picked for the T20 World Cup 2022 will be reaching Australia on October 6 for their preparations. Mohd. Siraj Replaces Bumrah for Remaining T20Is Against SA https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/DEY6fo46P7_drh-sevawcirc/mohd-siraj-replaces-bumrah-for-remaining-t20is-against-sa.html Mohammed Siraj has replaced injured Jasprit Bumrah to play the remaining two T20Is against South Africa. His name was selected by the All-India Senior Selection Committee to join the Rohit Sharma-led Team India squad. When you play a game like that you learn a lot: Rohit Sharma on tricky Thiruvananthapuram surface https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/FZagdtwCsr_drh-sevawcirc/when-you-play-a-game-like-that-you-learn-a-lot-rohit-sharma-on-tricky-thiruvananthapuram-surface.html Indian captain Rohit Sharma admitted that the wicket in Thiruvananthapuram for the opening T20I of the three-match series against South Africa was a rather tricky one. He, however, added that players also get to learn a lot by playing on such challenging wickets. Keen to contribute more to the team with the bat: Rishabh Pant https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/PjcznZoEKL_drh-sevawcirc/keen-to-contribute-more-to-the-team-with-the-bat-rishabh-pant.html Team India’s stand-in captain Rishabh Pant has admitted that he is keen to make a significant contribution with the bat during the upcoming tour of England. The 24-year-old had a poor T20I series against South Africa at home, which ended on Sunday following the abandonment of the final T20I in Bengaluru due to rain. You cannot judge a player on the basis of one or two games: Avesh Khan https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/lxHijlt1us_drh-sevawcirc/you-cannot-judge-a-player-on-the-basis-of-one-or-two-games-avesh-khan.html Indian fast bowler Avesh Khan has hailed head coach Rahul Dravid after his fine four-wicket haul in the Rajkot T20I against South Africa. There were a few critics who felt that Avesh should have been replaced after he went wicketless in the first three matches of the series. However, the Indian think tank stuck to him and the 25-year-old delivered with figures of 4 for 18. Tried quick leg breaks, but with a different seam position - Yuzvendra Chahal https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/9JVAnsVn8L_drh-sevawcirc/tried-quick-leg-breaks-but-with-a-different-seam-position-yuzvendra-chahal.html Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has stated that he tried to bowl quick leg breaks, but with a different seam position during the third T20I against South Africa on Tuesday. Having lost the first two matches, India were in a must-win position in Vizag. Defending a total of 179, Chahal claimed 3 for 20 as the hosts bowled out the visitors for 131 and registered a crucial 48-run victory.